The Rt Rev James Henry Linton , DD (9 February 1879 - 2 June 1958) was an eminent Anglican Bishop in the 20th century.
Educated at Durham University, and ordained in 1904, he was Vice-Principal of the CMS Training College in Oyo and then the Principal of Stuart Memorial College, Isfahan until his elevation to the Episcopate as Bishop in Persia in 1919. He served until 1935 when he became assistant-bishop of Birmingham and Rector of Handsworth, retiring in 1954.
- Bishop Linton Persia And Birmingham The Times Thursday, Jun 05, 1958; pg. 17; Issue 54169; col D
- “Who was Who” 1897-1990 London, A & C Black, 1991 ISBN 0-7136-3457-X
- ”The Clergy List” London, Kelly’s, 1913
- Six New Bishops. Consecration In St. Paul's. The Times Monday, Oct 20, 1919; pg. 9; Issue 42235; col F
Charles Harvey Stileman
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